Goa Institute of Management has recently been felicitated at the 'SkillTree Great Place to Study - India Edition'. Organized by SkillTree Knowledge Consortium, India's first syndicate of private universities and institutions in the country.
July 7, 2014 (Newswire) - Goa Institute of Management has recently been felicitated at the 'SkillTree Great Place to Study - India Edition'. Organized by SkillTree Knowledge Consortium, India's first syndicate of private universities and institutions in the country, in association with Sterling Media, a leading name in International communications, the event was held at the hallowed House of Commons in London on June 24, 2014.
Hosted by Mr Bob Blackman, Conservative MP for Harrow East, the event brought together leading personalities from the world of academia of India and the UK. In all, 20 educational institutes from the country were recognised on the big day for their exemplary contribution to the education sector in India and bringing it into spotlight internationally. Over the years, India has taken a leading position in global education revolution and continues to be at the forefront when it comes to creating outstanding learning environment for students at an affordable rate.
The 'SkillTree Great Place To Study - India Edition' initiative came into being with the aim of showcasing India's prowess as an education hub and learning centre. Hence it was only apt that some of the biggest and best educational institutions were rewarded for their efforts on the day of the event. Goa Institute of Management which has made bold strides in the field of management education in the country since its inception, was one of them.
Dr. Ajit Parulekar, professor GIM represented the institute on the day of the event and accepted the award on its behalf. Talking after the event he said, "GIM has always done its best to create managers equipped with knowledge, skills and creativity to manage our Nation's enterprise competently and with confidence. We ensure that our curriculum is in keeping with the evolving demands of the industry so that our managers are ready for the challenges of the corporate world. We are very happy to receive this award and believe that it will only encourage us to keep up with our efforts to offer the best learning environment to our students."
Goa Institute of Management was founded in 1993 and within a short span of two decades it has become one of the leading B Schools of India. Its sprawling campuses in Goa are known to be the breeding ground for talented managers and leaders who have gone on to make a name for themselves in their chosen fields. The institute remains committed to imparting high sense of ethics and leadership values amongst its students, which is reflected in its alumni that are sterling ambassadors of the school.
Through its rigorous programs, various initiatives and with the back of experienced faculty members, GIM has become an institute where managers are groomed and prepared to take on the corporate world by storm. The recent acknowledgement is another feather in its cap and stands testimony to academic excellence the institute has managed to achieve.